Reading Baseball: Best Baseball Movie

Jun 21, 2019

Baseball is considered our national pastime and is a frequent topic in films.

In this edition of Reading Baseball, Pete Peterson looks at multiple lists of the best baseball movies and highlights one from the World War II era.

Reading Baseball is a series of essays and commentaries by Richard "Pete" Peterson, co-author, with his son Stephen, of The Slide: Leyland, Bonds and the Star-Crossed Pittsburgh Pirates and the editor of The St. Louis Baseball Reader.